1 pound butter
1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
3 eggs, beaten
1 cup whiskey
1 quart pecans (4 cups)
1 quart all-purpose flour (4 cups)
8 ounces confectioners' sugar
2 teaspoons cinnamon
Cream butter and sugar.
Add beaten eggs.
Add whiskey very slowly, stirring constantly.
Add pecans and flour. This makes a very soft dough.
Roll out on a floured board, keeping dough as soft as possible.
Cut into small squares with knife.
Bake on cookie sheet at 375 degrees F to 400 degrees F.
Roll in confectioners' sugar and cinnamon sifted together.
Makes 8 dozen